Hardened Mode with Comodo Firewall

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#1
Can i use Avast Hardened Mode with Comodo Firewall? What settings do i need for both to work?

Thank you in advance.
 

Evjl's Rain

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#2
Can i use Avast Hardened Mode with Comodo Firewall? What settings do i need for both to work?

Thank you in advance.
yes you can use them together. However, something you should consider
- avast will block a malware if it's detected by signatures, webshield, mailshield,... before execution
- comodo firewall's sandbox will sandbox a malware BEFORE avast's hardened mode can be triggered. Only if you allow the malware to run pass comodo firewall, it will be blocked by HM
- if the malware bypassed hardened mode, it will be monitored by avast's behavior shield

avast's webshield, signatures (before execution) -> execute the file -> comodo's sandbox -> allow to run pass the sandbox -> hardened mode -> behavior shield

there is nothing you can do but they can work together